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Transformed – Stories of Running Inspiration

  This is the story of a special woman named Kara Burns.   In February 2015, I sat in the Skirt Sports warehouse, listening to twenty nervous women share their stories. They were answering the question, “Why did you apply for the Skirt Sports Kick Start program?”   More than a few tears were shed […]


When I was a little girl growing up in the Midwest in the 70s and 80s, I was exposed to every sport available. I was born in 1972, the year Title IX passed, a benchmark that paved the way for women to have more opportunities in athletics and academics. I never felt barriers to participating […]